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U.S. Consulate General in Rio de Janeiro Hosts Viewing Party for Entrepreneurship Webchat

On February 11, U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro hosted more than 30 Afro-Brazilian activists, entrepreneurs, and officials at a viewing party for an webchat with Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever, president and CEO of Incite Unlimited, on the topic of African-American Entrepreneurs as part of the U.S. Consulate’s ongoing programming in honor of Black History Month ...
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Donation of Books and Dictionaries

On February 12, 2014, three representatives of the U.S. Mission to Brazil visited the Centro Interescolar de Línguas – CIL 02 to make the official donation of a variety of books and dictionaries to be used by the center’s students and community members. This donation marks the renewal of a close partnership between CIL 02 ...
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U.S. Consul General John Creamer Participates in the Inauguration of the Brazil-U.S. Intercultural School

On Thursday, January 30, the U.S. Consul General in Rio de Janeiro, John Creamer, participated in the launch of the Brazil-US Intercultural High School, at the Public Education Integrated Center (CIEP) 117 – Carlos Drummond de Andrade, in Nova Iguaçu, in the Baixada Fluminense. Throughout three years, 384 students will benefit from this program with bilingual classes and ...
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The United States Diplomatic Mission to Brazil Announces Visa Statistics for January 2014

Brazilian visa demand continues to grow as The United States Diplomatic Mission to Brazil started 2014 by processing more than eighty-five thousand visas in January, 25 percent more than January 2013. The U.S. Mission releases consular workload statistics to the Brazilian public. Consular Workload Brasília São Paulo Rio de Janeiro Recife Total   Average applicants per ...
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U.S. Consulate General in Rio Participates in the Meeting between CUFA and the Leaders of Tomorrow (LdA) Program

On Saturday, January 25, 38 participants of the Leaders of Tomorrow (LdA) program visited CUFA, in Madureira, Rio de Janeiro. They met with one of CUFA’s directors,  Anderson Quack, and had brief hip hop and theater workshops. The visit was organized in partnership with the U.S. Consulate General in Rio de Janeiro. The LdA project ...
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